Is there any story more fun to read – and to write – than a good crime story?
Get hooked by excerpts from our winning Crime Pays stories.
While we don’t want you to commit a crime, we want your characters to. Read on to learn how to win $1,000 and publication in The Writer.
This issue of The Writer includes a variety of voices from the world of writing, including our short story contest winner, Graydon Megan.
An Ocean of Possibility was the theme of a short story contest held this summer by The Writer.
Bhargavi Lanka’s winning entry for the Ocean of Possibility writing contest.
Jill Meyer’s winning entry for the Ocean of Possibility writing contest.
We hope you enjoy this issue’s stories about playwriting, role-playing, magical realism, the woes and wonders of a good editor, tips from paperback writers and much more about the life and craft of writers.
Win the judges over. Pump up your exposure.